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Echocardiography Technician (Part-Time)

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Macon, GA, United States
Job ID: 106406
Job Family: Radiology Services
Status: Part Time
Shift: Day
Detailed Shift and Schedule: Days, variable.
Job Type: Regular
Department Name: 12011053132052-Cardiology - Non Invasive

Overview

What You Will Do

The Echocardiography Tech is a skilled practitioner in assisting with the assessing, planning, implementing, and evaluating care of adolescent, adult, and geriatric patients undergoing diagnostic cardiac ultrasound procedures; provides care to patient populations with complex health issues; analyzes and anticipates less predictable outcomes of cardiac diagnosis testing; responsible for notifying physician when a life-threatening problem is found; understands and demonstrates Atrium Heath Navicent core values and skills in performance of job duties. 

  • Performs all echocardiography studies by established standards; routines, color flow, TEE, pharmacologic & stress exams; fetals; adult and geriatric; including angioscreens.
  • Completes all appropriate documentation on each study performed
  • Works with nursing staff to assure patient has optimal study as directed by physician
  • Acts in a consultative manner to physician when they are interpreting studies
  • Manages environment and costs
  • Assists Echocardiography Teammates in departmental Performance Improvement initiatives
  • Serves as mentor/preceptor for Students 

What You Will Need

  • Must be a High School or GED Diploma Graduate. 
  • Completion of a program in (1) Echocardiography (2) Radiographic Technology (3) Ultrasound (4) Cardiovascular Technology; holds an Associate’s degree in related Health Science
  • 3-5 years’ experience previous echo experience in a lab performing complex echocardiography on all age groups is preferred. 
  • No previous experience required.
  • Registered echo technologist
  • Specialty training in echocardiography; CPR required